Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand
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Cultures influence people to alter their bodies to the extreme from neck rings to enlarged ears.
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Neck Stretching

A Thailand refugee community, women believe they are enhancing their beauty by stretching their necks with brass rings.youtube.com...
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Extreme Ethnic Body Modifications Around the World ...

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For the most part, the cultures in the world that still engage in intense body modifications are those that have been left relatively untouched by the outside world or who have actually gained influence from the practice.
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Padaung Tribe, Thailand | Adventures with Andrea

Padaung Tribe, Thailand | Adventures with Andrea | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
This is where the Padaung Tribe calls home. They used to live in Myanmar (formerly Burma) but they were treated so badly that they have fled the country. They are widely known for the long necks of the women in the tribe.
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gastroenterologist undercoating: History Of Body Modification | NY ...

The art of body modification has been in practice since as early as the Egyptians and mummies. ? The oldest remains of a mummy, which was dated as 5000 years old was said to have his ears pierced with large plugs, ...
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Padaung People or Long Neck Tribe | Myanmar Life

Padaung People or Long Neck Tribe | Myanmar Life | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
Padaung People (Kayan or Long Neck) are the heritage one of the greatest treasures of the World. The Padaung is an ethnic minority of Myanmar, a tribe of.
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The History and Culture of Stretched Ears | Thailand Islands Guide

The History and Culture of Stretched Ears | Thailand Islands Guide | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
Just as with added forms of anatomy modification or enhancement, bodies accept historically continued their aerial for the cardinal of reasons. For some cultures, this represented the advancing of age, while for others it was ...
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Inle Lake – Mick Shippen:

Inle Lake – Mick Shippen: | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
... from the town of Heho in the Shan State, the shallow lake covers over 110 square kilometres and is surrounded by villages inhabited by Intha, Shan and other ethnic groups and hill tribes including Pa O and Padaung.
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The Human Zoo , The Padaung Tribe

The Human Zoo , The Padaung Tribe | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
“It's disgusting what they do to the Padaung tribe, ” Harri's warning rang through my head, “They're paraded around like freaks; you shouldn't go.” “Oh, it's terrible. Of course I wont,” I had promised him.
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Block B’s Zico shaves his head in response to the Thailand interview controversy

Block B’s Zico shaves his head in response to the Thailand interview controversy | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
Recently, we reported about Block B‘s controversial interview in Thailand and their individual apologies. Block B’s leader...
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National Geographic Travel _ Neck Stretching

National Geographic Travel _ Neck Stretching | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
National Geographic Travel series page at Hulu.comA Thailand refugee community, women believe they are enhancing their beauty by stretching their ...dailymotion.com...
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Giraffe Women – Long Neck Karen from Asia

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Long Neck Karens are a hill tribe from northern areas of Thailand. These immigrants from Burma are unique for their necks which contain brass rings. This article provides a detailed insight about this wonderful and interesting tribe.
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Seo Link Building | Blog | Body Modification: The A-Z's on Getting ...

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Body modification is the new fad in today's culture. It has become the ... This is very popular in today's culture. The basic ... Music Instrument of Thailand Asia is proudly powered by WordPress and BuddyPress · Seo Link ...
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Culture authenticity | culture2

Originally, the Karen-Padaung women elongate their necks for aesthetic purposes. However, such unique body modification has caused a stir and curiousness across the world that the Karen-Padaung long neck tribe has ...
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The World's Most Unusual Hill Tribes - seanrodrigue23's Space

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The Padaung Group - When a lot of people think of unusual hill tribes, the long-necked women with the Padaung tribe often one thinks of. Brass rings are useful to displace their collarbones, giving their necks the looks of ...
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Korea's “Plastic Surgery Obsession” Makes News | Michael A ...

While traditional Korean culture resisted any sort of body modification in the past, today's statistics place the country as the second highest in terms of... ...
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Sinister Cynical Instrument: The Business of the Nation, or Tribal ...

Sinister Cynical Instrument: The Business of the Nation, or Tribal ... | Body Mutilations and Modifications in Thailand | Scoop.it
That man, handsome as he is doesn't appear to be Padaung at all...anyway...this book is truly amazing. It's unfair to call it anything but a work of art. It is the story of a man from the Padaung tribe in Burma.
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Amazon.com: Thailand, Burma, Laos and Cambodia (9780139131295): John F. Cady: Books

Good to learn about the cultures of Thailand and it's bordering countries!

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